• One person dies after explosion at Zimbabwe president's rally
One person dies after explosion at Zimbabwe president's rally

State media called the attack an assassination attempt. Sources close to the investigation say they believe a grenade was hurled at the event, the BBC's Shingai Nyoka reports from Harare. The names of the dead have not been released but one is reported to work for Vice-President Constatino Chiwenga. "The strongest response to hate is love", wrote...

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  • Restaurant refuses to serve Trump spokeswoman
Restaurant refuses to serve Trump spokeswoman

The left-wing Washington Post was quick to come to Wilkinson's defense , saying she was at home when a distraught staff called her with the news that Sanders was at the restaurant and she and her party had been served cheeseboards. I said, "I'd like to ask you to leave'". Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings said Sunday the restaurant owner s...

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  • NYPD Explorer Murdered By Street Gang
NYPD Explorer Murdered By Street Gang

Police in Paterson, New Jersey said they received clues on the whereabouts of the suspects in New York-based Dominican gang, Trinitarios, and arrested three in the area as well as two more in The Bronx. He was 15 yrs old and was stabbed to death by a group of multiple men Anything donated will be greatly appreciated. Police thanked the public f...

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  • Self-Driving Uber Crash 'Avoidable,' Driver's Phone Playing Video Before Woman Struck
Self-Driving Uber Crash 'Avoidable,' Driver's Phone Playing Video Before Woman Struck

Vasquez looked up just 0.5 seconds before the crash , after keeping her head down for 5.3 seconds, the Tempe Police report said. The crash killed Elaine Herzberg, a 49-year-old woman who was walking across the street when she was hit by the self-driving vehicle.

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  • English bulldog from Minnesota wins World's Ugliest Dog title
English bulldog from Minnesota wins World's Ugliest Dog title

Dogs without hair, dogs with lolling tongues and other imperfections from all over the U.S., as well as other countries, participate in the fair. The dogs and their handlers walked down a red carpet, as a panel of judges evaluated them. Last year's victor was Martha - a 125lb Neapolitan Mastiff with gas and a droopy face. Zsa Zsa was a puppy ...

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  • Trump calls for deporting illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'
Trump calls for deporting illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'

Greg Walden of OR, a senior House Republican. The legislation also calls for the creation of more shelters to house families together. Lee Gelernt, the deputy director of the ACLU's Immigrants' Rights Project, told Reuters: "The administration can not simply get rid of all process for immigrants.

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  • Priest caught on tape violently grabbing & slapping baby during baptism
Priest caught on tape violently grabbing & slapping baby during baptism

According to Kidspot in Australia, the man can be heard saying: "it's a tantrum, this is called a tantrum". Many people online have been outraged by the priest's behaviour. An onlooker can be heard gasping, as the priest then raises his voice at the boy and places his hand over his mouth in an attempt to muffle the cries.

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  • Trump Abandons His Policy Of Separating Immigrant Families
Trump Abandons His Policy Of Separating Immigrant Families

Mr Trump's backtrack came on World Refugee Day, which his predecessor Barack Obama had used to call for an end to the practice of splitting children from their parents. Citing a source familiar with the drafting of the order, Reid reported the order does not override the 1993 Flores v. Reno Supreme Court case, which says that detained migrant c...

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  • North Korean defector says Kim Jong Un ‘can trick the world’
North Korean defector says Kim Jong Un ‘can trick the world’

According to the Independent , the countries will each send 100 participants to the reunions. "I will guide all WPK members and the DPRK people to earnestly implement the important consensus reached by Comrade General Secretary and me, to lift the unbreakable DPRK-China relations to a new level", Kim said.

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  • Trump to sign decree to end migrant family separations
Trump to sign decree to end migrant family separations

The Democratic mayor said he didn't know until that morning that such large numbers of children taken from their parents were being brought to NY. The crisis has reached the point that the usually silent first lady Melania Trump and former first lady Laura Bush have joined the public pushback.

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  • Washington and Seoul Cancel August Military Exercise
Washington and Seoul Cancel August Military Exercise

Cancellation of Ulchi Freedom Guardian was inevitable after Trump assured Kim Jong-un, in their summit in Singapore that the United States would call off war games while Kim gave assurances of "complete denuclearization". Since Trump's announcement , the Pentagon has not been able to provide an estimate of the cost of the annual military exercis...

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  • England's first World Cup game attracts record viewing figures
England's first World Cup game attracts record viewing figures

If you felt a ripple of excitement coming over the Irish Sea last night it was probably caused by ecstatic celebrations in England at the end of their last-gasp World Cup victory over Tunisia . Live coverage begins at 12.15pm on BBC One , and as ever the broadcast will be anchored by former England striker and 1986 World Cup Golden Boot ...

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  • Explosion reported at London Tube station
Explosion reported at London Tube station

Trains are now not stopping at Southgate Tube station due to concerns over the suspicious package. British Transport Police said the Southgate Tube station was closed while police investigate a suspicious package. Emergency services arrived at the station just after 7pm following reports of a small explosion. Haluk Ozkan was about to get on a b...

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  • Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three
Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three

Japanese disaster authorities say two people have been found without vital signs and 41 others injured by an quake in western Japan. The natural disaster was recorded at 7.58 a.m. Motochika Goto, 85, was crushed by a bookcase and died in Ibaraki in the Osaka suburbs, according to local police. A man in his 80s died in the collapse of a concrete...

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  • Trump Lawyer's Advice to President: Don't Pardon Russia Probe Figures
Trump Lawyer's Advice to President: Don't Pardon Russia Probe Figures

Flynn, Trump's first national security adviser, who admitted to lying to investigators and is cooperating with Mueller's team. Giuliani and Trump have been frequent critics of the special counsel's probe, often calling for its conclusion and seeking to undermine its legitimacy.

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  • First Lady Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated
First Lady Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated

Previous regulations saw those attempting to enter the U.S. with children referred to immigration courts. The senators asked for details on when children are separated from their parents, what the goal of doing so is, and how many children have been separated during the asylum claim process.

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  • China hikes tariffs on U.S. soybeans, electric cars, fish
China hikes tariffs on U.S. soybeans, electric cars, fish

The move has stoked business fears of a sustained trade war that could raise prices on American consumers, while heartening some lawmakers who have long called for a tougher stance against Beijing . The Commerce Ministry said: "China does not want a trade war ". "Our goal is to use our time with them to listen to what they have to say and sustain...

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  • Walmart not housing immigrants for DHS
Walmart not housing immigrants for DHS

Our goal ultimately is to reunite kids with their families", Juan Sanchez, founder and chief executive of Southwest Key Programs, the nonprofit that runs Casa Padre under a federal contract, told The Washington Post . State leaders are speaking out against the Trump administration's "Zero-Tolerance" policy on immigration - a policy they say is...

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  • U.S. president's administration owns its cruel policy of separating families
U.S. president's administration owns its cruel policy of separating families

And the president signalled the drama could drag on. "That's a Democrat bill", Trump said Friday . Trump has refused to accept responsibility for the family separation policy, which administration officials say is meant to deter undocumented immigrants from making the trek to the US border with their children.

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  • Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort sent to jail
Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort sent to jail

Manafort was led out of the courtroom by security officers. It's not clear when he could be taken into custody and where he could be held. Judge Amy Berman Jackson refused, and sent him to jail . Giuliani told Cuomo, however, that he has advised Trump "no pardons". "It would have to be way down the road". Manafort has not been sentenced.

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  • Donald Trump: IG Report 'Total Disaster' for James Comey and His 'Minions'
Donald Trump: IG Report 'Total Disaster' for James Comey and His 'Minions'

The report says the watchdog "did not find documentary or testimonial evidence" that political bias directly affected parts of the probe, it says Page and Strzok's conduct "cast a cloud over the entire FBI investigation". One of the most inflammatory parts of the report was an email exchange between Peter Strzok , the No. 2 agent in charge of ...

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  • Yemen war: UN calls for vital port of Hudaydah to stay open
Yemen war: UN calls for vital port of Hudaydah to stay open

In addition to the UAE ship getting hit, at least several dozen fighters from both sides have been killed, civilians in Hodeidah are reportedly fleeing, the coalition has conducted dozens of airstrikes, and the Houthis have fired missiles at Saudi Arabia.

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  • Shujaat Bukhari’s killers captured on CCTV
Shujaat Bukhari’s killers captured on CCTV

State police chief SP Vaid said that it was around 7.15 p.m., the Iftar time, that Bukhari came out of his office in Press Enclave and was boarding his auto when he was attacked by militants. "My deepest condolences to his family", Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti tweeted. Bukhari had previously been the Valley bureau chief for The Hindu after s...

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  • IG finds Comey 'deviated' from Federal Bureau of Investigation procedures
IG finds Comey 'deviated' from Federal Bureau of Investigation procedures

The report says the watchdog "did not find documentary or testimonial evidence " that political bias directly affected parts of the probe, it says Page and Strzok's conduct "cast a cloud over the entire FBI investigation". Comey is not the only high-profile Obama administration official whose actions are expected to draw criticism Thursday. ...

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  • What's up for negotiation at the North Korea summit?
What's up for negotiation at the North Korea summit?

On Monday morning, U.S. President Donald Trump had a meeting with Lee, followed by a working luncheon hosted by the Singaporean leader. North Korean TV has talked about wide-ranging and profound talks. Trump will hold a one-on-one meeting with Kim on Tuesday on the resort island of Sentosa in Singapore , before they are joined by officials and h...

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  • Trump declares the North Korea nuclear threat is over
Trump declares the North Korea nuclear threat is over

Previous year it tested long-range missiles that could reach the USA mainland, although it remains unclear if it has mastered the technology to deliver a nuclear warhead that could re-enter the atmosphere and hit its target. In Pyongyang, North Korean state media heralded claims of a victorious meeting with the US president; photos of him standing ...

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  • Will Donald Trump's Meeting With Kim Jon Un Go Well?
Will Donald Trump's Meeting With Kim Jon Un Go Well?

For the USA, the Singapore summit comes on the heels of Trump's controversial G-7 appearance, where he butted heads with key US allies. Kim Jong-un's bodyguards are some of the fittest in the business. Trump and Kim have a one-on-one meeting in the morning followed by a luncheon and an extended summit attended by their aides in the afternoon. ...

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  • ‘Three Californias’ Measure Will Be on November Ballot
‘Three Californias’ Measure Will Be on November Ballot

On Tuesday, the California Secretary of State's Office announced that Draper's initiative received the needed number of signatures to go on the ballot. The plan for partitioning California would be parallel to other states that have been partitioned, including the Dakotas, the Carolinas, and the Virginias.

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  • Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un Arrive For US-North Korea Summit
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un Arrive For US-North Korea Summit

The key issue at the summit will be how far Trump and Kim will be able to work out a concrete roadmap toward North Korea's denuclearization. Finally, on Monday morning, the Korean Central News Agency, or KCNA , reported Kim was in Singapore , had met with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and would meet Trump on Tuesday.

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  • Read Elizabeth Warren’s statement on Donald Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un
Read Elizabeth Warren’s statement on Donald Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un

The KCNA report called the military drills a "provocation" - the same word used by Trump in Singapore to describe the decision. We have. We know how it could end unless the Trump administration is capable of writing a different ending. "We will be stopping the war games which will save us a tremendous amount of money", Trump told reporters, addin...

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